Google parent Alphabet Inc. GOOGL 0.51 % said quarterly profit soared 24%, the second internet giant in two days to report blockbuster earnings driven by consumers' rapid shift to mobile devices.
CBS Corp., owner of the most-watched U.S. TV network, posted second-quarter results that beat analysts' estimates as licensing deals for “Star Trek” boosted revenue and countered a drop in ad sales.
Lifting a cloud of regulatory uncertainty hanging over the future of Uber and its competitors in China, the government on Thursday legalized app-based ride-hailing services, but announced new licensing requirements and other rules.
The yen climbed with gold and government bonds as investors adopted a cautious stance before the Bank of Japan's much-anticipated policy review.
Oracle's $9.3 billion purchase of NetSuite may be the most anticipated acquisition in the history of enterprise software. "It's like the high school sweethearts you always knew would get married but they had to get through four years of college first ...